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Did symbolism sink the constitution? Reflections on the European Union's state-like attributes
After several years of debate and controversy, in June of 2007 the European Union abandoned its proposed Constitution. On December 13, 2007, representatives of the Member States signed a replacement document, a treaty ...
The Treaty of Lisbon and its impact on the European Union's democratic deficit
In volume 10 of the Columbia Journal of European Law, the editors published an extensive article by Professor Sieberson, entitled "The Proposed European Union Constitution-Will It Eliminate the EU's Democratic Deficit?" ...
Dividing lines between the European Union and its member states: The impact of the Treaty of Lisbon
(T.M.C. Asser, 2008)
In the European Union the balance of power between Brussels and the Member State governments is an ongoing matter of contention. With each treaty amendment during the Union's first 50 years, EU competences have grown, and ...
Roscoe Pound, Commissioner
Long way gone: Memoirs of a boy soldier
The fact that armed conflicts often reach children in the battle zones is not subject to serious debate. However, the various ways in which this occurs and the long-term effects thereof on the lives of these young victims ...